1816 Vistillas Road, Altadena
MAGNIFICENTLY CHARMING CAPE COD
Situated in Altadena's country club area at the base of the San Gabriel mountains, the charming curb appeal pulls you into a home that blends period warmth and character with modern amenities that makes living here a dream. The wisteria covered front porch leads you into this bright and gracious house with amazingly livable floor plan.
The living room is filled with natural light from the large front picture window and charming windows above the built-in bookcases that flank the wood burning fireplace. Wide baseboards offset the beautiful hardwood floors and recessed lighting allows you to create the mood you desire. The spacious dining room is also flooded with natural light and boasts wide baseboards, chair rails and period moldings. The bright and cheery eat-in gourmet kitchen has stainless appliances, granite counters, farmhouse sink, custom back splash and numerous period built-ins. The eating area of the kitchen has multiple windows and a french door leading to a large rear deck and backyard. There is a large separate utility/laundry room off the kitchen for efficiency and convenience. The first floor also boasts a a wonderful master suite with wall to wall carpeting, french doors opening to the rear deck, a walk in closet that has built-ins that create a spectacular private office space and a remodeled bathroom with large shower, beautiful tile, marble topped vanity and a bay window overlooking the backyard. A centrally located remodeled powder room with stylish vanity and wainscoting is off of the downstairs hall. A large storage closet off the hall completes the main floor.
The large upstairs master suite has stunning mountain views, charming built-ins, and a walk in closet as well as two additional closets. The master bath is worthy of spa living with a stunning octagonal window over the whirlpool tub, dual vanities and large bright shower. The second upstairs bedroom has built-ins, mountain views and walk-in closet. A large extra closet space is off the hall which leads to the second upstairs bath that has two sinks and large walk-in shower. Completing the second floor there is a charming play/storage area at the front of the house with skylights.
The large deck spans the back of the house and the grassy backyard is flat and perfect for outdoor enjoyment. There is a 2 car garage and a large finished studio space with french doors perfect for studio, recreation or office use!
This home is the perfect blend of the charms of old and the ease of today. All set in a pleasant locale with magnificent views! Perhaps you really can have it all!